Geoffrey is a Midwestern singer-songwriter currently based in Nashville. Inspired in part by: Gregory Alan Isakov, Elliott Smith and Ryan Adams - he presents his own compelling and artistic brand of indie/pop/atmospheric folk music.
Since 2004 - Geoffrey is the definition of a hardworking 'indie' artist - recording and performing across the United States while acting as his own manager, booking agent, and publicist. In that time he's built his name with full touring schedules and captivating live performances.
2014 will be another busy and exciting year for Geoffrey. His new cd, 'Follow The Voices' will be released in the Spring.
In January of 2013 - he booked himself a tour to The Inauguration in Washington, D.C. and back. In July he recorded a new CD in-between Midwest and Southeast Summer tours. A Kickstarter campaign to fund the official studio recording is in the planning stages. In December, he repackaged and reissued his last studio album with Wilco's Ken Coomer, 'If It Feels Good, Don't Do It' which is also available on iTunes.
While living in St. Louis, Geoffrey was a featured musician in the documentary series The Chevy Music Showcase. In 2012 the videos they produced created a fresh wave of exposure and momentum for him, via his episodes airing on the local CBS affiliate and their presence on YouTube. Geoffrey performed 'Chasing After You,' showcasing the range and emotional depths he has become known for. At the end of 2012, he won a new Chevy Express tour van courtesy of The Mid America Chevy Dealers involved with the production of The Chevy Music Showcase. He took that van for a spin across the country on a January 2013 tour to the Inauguration, providing fun 'tour life' social media updates at chevymusicshowcase.com.
On 'If It Feels Good, Don't Do It' - "It's sentimental, it's heroic, it's down home and sophisticated. It's everything people want their favorite singer-songwriter to be" - playbackstl.com
"If you've always wanted to discover music's next big star before they became famous, don't make plans for Friday night..." - tcudailyskiff.com
"Geoffrey Louis Koch didn't take his own advice. The folk-rock singer's latest album is so enjoyable, that he may never have recorded past the first song if he had listened to the album's title - 'If It Feels Good, Don't Do It.'" - Centre Daily Times Weekender
"People...see a guy that plays good music and deserves to be heard and appreciated. - Flagpole Magazine